Sunday, October 13, 2019

Ayres S2R-T34 Turbo Thrush, N3090C: Accident occurred October 11, 2019 in Willacoochee, Atkinson County, Georgia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Atlanta

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https://registry.faa.gov/N3090C


NTSB Identification: GAA20CA020
14 CFR Part 137: Agricultural
Accident occurred Friday, October 11, 2019 in Willacoochee, GA
Aircraft: Ayres S2R, registration: N3090C

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Aircraft crashed in a field under unknown circumstances.

Date: 11-OCT-19
Time: 13:21:00Z
Regis#: N3090C
Aircraft Make: AYRES THRUSH
Aircraft Model: S2R
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91
City: WILLACOOCHEE
State: GEORGIA



A pilot in Atkinson County is alive but suffered a head injury and has a few cuts and scrapes after a plane crash Friday morning.

The Atkinson County Sheriff's Office and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating after the accident on Talmadge McKinnon Road in Willacoochee.

The Federal Aviation Administration confirms that a Ayres S2R-T34 Turbo Thrush aircraft crashed in a field near Willacoochee at 9:21 a.m.

Atkinson County Sheriff David Moore says that the plane was dusting a cotton field and circled around when it clipped the power lines and crashed into a wooded area next to the field.

Lineman anticipate that the power will be restored by Friday evening.

The pilot’s name has not been released as of publication.

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